Bushey and Oxhey Infant School

Educating Today's Child for Tomorrow!

Proud to be part of Bushey Primary Education Federation Federation Headteacher: Mrs M Cooper MA NPQH

Week 8 4.11.19

This week Kangaroo Class have been learning:



  • We started our new topic of ‘Festivals and Celebrations’.
  • We wrote riddles about Bonfire Night for our friends to guess the answer to.
  • We wrote recounts about all the exciting things we did in our half term holidays!
  • We recalled and wrote facts about The Gunpowder Plot and why it is remembered.



  • We focused on addition.
  • We looked at the symbols + and = and explained the meaning of each.
  • We found different ways to make 5 using pentominoes.
  • We used a number line to count on from a given number.
  • We solved addition number sentences using Numicon and cubes to help us.



  • We learnt a variety of songs about Halloween and Bonfire Night with Ms Caperon.
  • We enjoyed our ‘Relax Kids’ session and took part in a variety of calming and relaxing exercises!
  • We created firework pictures using pipe cleaners and paint.
  • We used i-pads to draw pictures of different shaped fireworks.


What an excellent first week back; well done!